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Council Squeezes Last Drops from Government’s Green Funding Stream

Council Squeezes Last Drops from Government’s Green Funding Stream

Nottingham City Council has secured £5m of Government money to improve the energy efficiency of over 1300 homes, ahead of the funding stream being turned off. The council will use the Green Deal Communities funding to deliver external wall insulation to owner occupier homes in Nobel Road and Lenton Abbey – but it’s likely to […]

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Greener HousiNG warming up Lenton Abbey and Clifton South

Greener HousiNG warming up Lenton Abbey and Clifton South

Nottingham City Council’s Greener HousiNG’ scheme is coming to Lenton Abbey and the Nobel Road estate in Clifton South to provide external wall insulation. Greener HousiNG is a major neighbourhood-by-neighbourhood scheme to provide city-wide energy efficiency measures to make Nottingham homes warmer, more energy efficient and cheaper to run. This scheme started in Clifton in […]

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Broxtowe bungalows built by Broxtowe people are more than just bricks and mortar

Broxtowe bungalows built by Broxtowe people are more than just bricks and mortar

When tenants move into the latest homes to be built as part of Nottingham City Council’s and Nottingham City Homes’ new council housing scheme, they will be able to celebrate with some of the local people, apprentices, tradespeople and the local social enterprise organisation who have built their new homes. Since September 2014 Nottingham City […]

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Over 1,300 complaints made about privately rented housing in Nottingham

Over 1,300 complaints made about privately rented housing in Nottingham

Over 1,300 complaints and representations have been made about housing conditions in Nottingham’s private rented sector this year, according to latest figures released by the City Council. A total of 1,310 reports have been made to the Council so far in 2014/15, already an increase of more than 50% on 2008/09. Dangerous electrical wiring, cockroach […]

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